Behr Cream Custard M270-3

Color code:M270-3
Color name:Cream Custard

Welcome to a space bathed in the warm embrace of Behr M270-3 Cream Custard. This buttery hue effortlessly combines comfort and sophistication, perfect for creating a cozy living room or a serene bedroom retreat. The versatility of Cream Custard makes it an ideal choice for bringing a touch of elegance to a dining room or a welcoming ambiance to a home office. Whether adorning walls or accent pieces, this timeless shade adds a touch of charm and refinement to any room it graces. Embrace the inviting allure of Cream Custard and transform your space into a haven of style and comfort.

What are Behr Cream Custard undertones?

Red is Behr Cream Custard undertone color, as you can clearly see on the color field below. To determine this undertone we’ve removed all the tints, tones, shades and get HUE (pure color). Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate


HEX value

HEX value:


RGB code:

242, 215, 176

Is Behr Cream Custard M270-3 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 35° this Yellow refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

M270-3 Cream Custard HSL code: 35, 72%, 82%

Hue - degree on a color wheel from 0 to 360. 0 is red, 120 is green, and 240 is blue.
Saturation is a percentage value. 0% is a shade of grey, and 100% is the full color.
Lightness is also a percentage value. 0% is black, and 100% is white.

  • Warm Yellow will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Yellow undertones tend to make you feel happy, energized and playful
  • Warm paint colors are ideal for kitchens, living rooms or bathrooms
  • Warmer hues make larger spaces feel more inviting

Act like a pro: Mixing warm and cool shades is a must have to get harmonius interior. Add accents that contrast with the primary color to create visual balance. If your walls are a warm color, don’t forget to add accent in cold colors (furniture, art, décor). A good practice is too use a complementary color scheme.

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with Behr Cream Custard:

Monochromatic color scheme

Monochromatic color scheme

This scheme consists of different shades, tints, and tones of a single color. It's the perfect hue combination, but with no accent decor it's pretty boring.

Lighter shades

Darker shades

Complementary color scheme

Complementary color scheme

This color scheme is a combination of two colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel. The high contrast between these colors creates a vibrant and dynamic visual effect.

Color comparison

Cream Custard M270-3 vs Hummus PPU6-11

Behr Cream Custard M270-3 vs Behr Hummus PPU6-11Open Cream Custard M270-3
LRV: 70.44%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 70.16%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Cream Custard M270-3 vs Champagne Wishes M280-3

Behr Cream Custard M270-3 vs Behr Champagne Wishes M280-3Open Cream Custard M270-3
LRV: 70.44%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 68.36%
Light color
Temperature: warm